Social Networking

Young People & Social Networking Sites

Aims to help parents understand the positive and creative ways young people are using social networking spaces (e.g. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram).  It also points out the potential risks of using these sites and ways to minimise these risks.  www.childnet.com/sns

Help & Safety Centres

Facebook Family Safety Centre:
www.facebook.com/safety

Twitter Help Centre:
www.support.twitter.com

Instagram Help Centre:
www.help.instagram.com

Facebook Checklist

A free guide produced by the UK Safer Internet Centre that contains detailed instructions and information on privacy and account settings on Facebook.
www.childnet.com/facebook-check